The Top Eli Lilly and Company Employees

List of notable or famous Eli Lilly and Company employees, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list is a directory of the best Eli Lilly and Company employees, showcasing only the most prominent Eli Lilly and Company employees of all time. This list features past and present top Eli Lilly and Company managers, including both current and retired Eli Lilly and Company executives and alumni. Well-known Eli Lilly and Company staff along with current and former Eli Lilly and Company employees were and still are crucial to the company's success, as without these hard working men and women Eli Lilly and Company would never be what it is today.

List is made up of a variety of people, including Mitch Daniels and Deirdre P. Connelly.

This renowned Eli Lilly and Company employees list answers the questions, "What famous people have worked at Eli Lilly and Company?" and "Who are the most famous Eli Lilly and Company employees?"

  • Alex Azar
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    Alex Michael Azar II ( born June 17, 1967) is an American politician, lawyer, pharmaceutical lobbyist and former drug company executive who served as United States Secretary of Health and Human Services under President Donald Trump. Azar was nominated by President Donald Trump on November 13, 2017 and confirmed by the United States Senate on January 24, 2018. He was formerly the United States Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services under George W. Bush from 2005 to 2007.From 2012 to 2017, Azar was President of the U.S. division of Eli Lilly and Company, a major pharmaceutical drug company, and was a member of the board of directors of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization, a ...more
  • Anthony John Murphy

  • Arnold C Hanish

  • Eli Lilly
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    Eli Lilly (July 8, 1838 – June 6, 1898) was an American soldier, pharmacist, chemist, and businessman who founded the Eli Lilly and Company pharmaceutical corporation. Lilly enlisted in the Union Army during the American Civil War and recruited a company of men to serve with him in the 18th Independent Battery Indiana Light Artillery. He was later promoted to major and then colonel, and was given command of the 9th Regiment Indiana Cavalry. Lilly was captured in September 1864 and held as a prisoner of war until January 1865. After the war, he attempted to run a plantation in Mississippi, but it failed and he returned to his pharmacy profession after the death of his first wife. Lilly ...more
    • Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Deirdre P. Connelly has been President for Eli Lilly USA division of Eli Lilly Co. since June 1, 2005. Ms. Connelly joined Eli Lilly Co. as a Sales Representative in 1984 and served as Senior Vice President of Human resources since October 2004 and also served as Executive Director of Human Resources for the U.S.A affiliate since 2003. She has been Director of Macy's Inc. since January 2008. Ms. Connelly received a Bachelor's degree in Economics and Marketing from Lycoming College in Pennsylvania in 1983. She graduated from the Harvard University's Advanced Management Program in 2000.
    • Birthplace: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Derica W. Rice became senior vice president and chief financial officer of Lilly in May 2006. He is also a member of the companys executive committee and operations committee. Rice had been the vice president and controller since July 2003.
    • Birthplace: Decatur, Alabama